Lost City Arts

New York, NY

About Lost City Arts

Established in 1982 by owner James Elkind, Lost City Arts is recognized as a leading source of 20th century design and fine arts. The gallery specializes in collections of post-war American craft furniture with an emphasis on works by Harry Bertoia.

Lost City Arts

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Offered By Lost City Arts
Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces
Brass, Steel, Glass
A classic example of Mid-Century simplicity by one of the great designers of Italian lighting.
Angelo Lelii
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Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Flush Mount
Steel, Chrome
A classic Mid-Century design by one of the great lighting designers. Acquired from the leftover inventory of the owner of a lighting store in the 1960s.
Harvey Probber
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Vintage 1970-1979 United States Mid-Century Modern Side Tables
Cane, Marble, Walnut
Simple and elegant which was Probber's signature look.
Jay Kelly
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2000-2009 United States Abstract Sculptures
Metal, Wood
Jay Kelly's sculptures have an undeniably whimsical appeal while still expressing the strength of his technique and use of materials.
Philip and Kelvin LaVerne
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Vintage 1960-1969 United States Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Bronze, Resin
A rare and important example of the work of Philip and Kelvin LaVerne. Commissioned in 1969 by Columbia University as a gift to Percy Uris, an important real estate developer, philan...
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Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Armchairs
Leather, Iron
A chair that is both casual and sophisticated and would work in a variety of settings.
Angelo Lelli
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Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Flush Mount
Brass
Three-arm ceiling light by Angelo Lelli for Arredoluce, Italy. This chandelier is composed of a brass frame consisting of three arms of differing lengths and three frosted white glas...
Louise Nevelson
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Abstract Sculptures
Wood
Louise Nevelson’s wood sculptures reflect the influence of many movements including Abstract Expressionism, Cubism and Surrealism. Monochromatic and usually black, Nevelson assembled...
Nanna and Jørgen Ditzel
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Vintage 1950-1959 Denmark Scandinavian Modern Desks
Teak
Perhaps the most beautiful Mid-Century desk ever designed. This desk by Danish great Nanna Ditzel and Jorgen Ditzel is amply proportioned (69" long). The four drawers offer plen...
Unknown
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21st Century Denmark Mounted Objects
Stone
A wonderful collection of seashore stones gathered from the Danish shores. The stones are displayed on simple brass armatures. May be purchased as group or individually. The measurem...
Ghirò Studio
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2010- Italy Abstract Sculptures
Crystal
Ghiro Studio designs, develops and produces works and creations in glass, made ?? fusing manual processing and design; creations that do not mark the time in which they are produced....
Helmut Friedrich Schäffenacker
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Vintage 1960-1969 Germany Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
Schäffenacker received a variety of national and international awards for his ceramic work. He was recognized for his innovative designs and techniques. This piece is a fine example ...

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